After so many leaks and rumors Samsung has finally unveiled their most extraordinary smartphones in MWC 2018, the all new Galaxy S9 and S9+. The phones come with same bezel less edgy design with minor improvements. The change occurs inside the phones especially with its camera department. The cameras come with a whole lot new improvements. Talking about the pricing, S9 is priced at $719 which roughly comes out to be 46, 000 INR. and S9+ is priced at $839 which is approx. 54, 000 in Indian rupees. So, let’s dig in to its features and specs.
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Samsung Galaxy S9
So, Samsung galaxy comes with all new 5.8 inch bezel less display with 83.6% screen to body ratio. The screen is super AMOLED with 1440X2960 pixels and 570ppi The screen is also protected by Corning Gorilla glass 5 so its offers more durability from scratches. The weight of the phones is 163 grams which is quite light. The phone packs a non removable 3000 mAH battery. Talking about its hardware the phone comes with all new Snapdragon 845 processor. In some countries the phone will also be available in Samsung’s own all new Exynos 9810. The phone runs on Adreno 630 GPU with Snapdragon 845 and MALI G-72 MP18 with Exynos 9810 processor. The phone comes with 3 variants i.e. 64/128/256 GB with 4GB of RAM.
Now comes the most interesting part, the cameras. The primary camera of the phone comes with 12 MP with f/1.5-2.4 aperture which is great. This is the first phone in the world to support aperture up to 1.5. There are basically two apertures which works according to conditions provided like if there is very less light then the f/1.5 aperture will automatically comes in to play. There is only a single camera in S9 but the S9+ support dual camera setup which we will cover later on. The phone also supports whopping super slow mode. Now you can capture videos up to 960fps which is far better than previous S8. Talking about the secondary camera the phone comes with 8MP with f/1.7 aperture.
SAMSUNG GALAXY S9+
Now comes the even better, the Samsung Galaxy S9+. There is not a major difference between the S9 and S9+ only the change occurs in terms of its camera and little bit of the screen ratio. Talking about its screen the phone comes with 6.2 inch of screen with almost 84.2 % of screen to body ratio. It has 18.5:9 aspect ratio display. Due to larger display the ppi decreases to 529ppi. The screen is same protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and is IP 68 certified which means it is dust and water proof.
All the hardware and software is same as the Galaxy S9 only the battery capacity is bigger 3400 mAH in capacity. The major change occurs in the back camera department as it comes with dual 12MP(f/1.5-2.4) + 12MP(f/2.4) cameras. The second camera is capable of shooting wide angle images like we earlier saw this feature on LG G6. The phone is capable of capturing the portrait mode which Samsung calls the live focus. The front camera of the phone is also capable of taking portrait mode with a software processing.
So this was all about the two new flagships from Samsung. Let’s wait for its launch in India. We hope that Samsung will keep the same pricing that they have proposed for US.